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Noun: bunt  búnt
  1. (baseball) the act of hitting a baseball lightly without swinging the bat
     
  2. Disease of wheat characterized by replacement of the grains with greasy masses of smelly smut spores
    - stinking smut
     
  3. Similar to Tilletia caries
    - stinking smut, Tilletia foetida
     
  4. Fungus that destroys kernels of wheat by replacing them with greasy masses of smelly spores
    - Tilletia caries
Verb: bunt  búnt
  1. (baseball) hit a ball in such a way so as to make it go a short distance
    - drag a bunt
     
  2. To strike, thrust or shove against
    "He bunted his sister out of the way";
    - butt

Derived forms: bunts, bunted, bunting

Type of: hit, hitting, smut, smut fungus, strike, striking

Part of: genus Tilletia, Tilletia

Encyclopedia: Bunt,caste